Saturday, July 2, 2011

Lynch, union on the outs

September 27, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under State House

Diana Richard voted for Gov. John Lynch last year. It was a mistake, she said, that won’t happen again. “I’m sorry for casting my last vote,” Richard said. “It should have gone to someone who could foresee the future.” Richard, a secretary at the Department of Health and Human Services, is a member of the [...]

State union cozying up to GOP

September 27, 2009 by Staff Reporter  
Filed under State House

REPUBLICANS ARE MAKING political hay out of the bitter contract talks between Gov. John Lynch and the State Employees Association. SEA is talking with a variety of GOP leaders, including Republican Party Chairman John H. Sununu, about working more closely together in the future on legislation SEA advocates. It is also in talks with the [...]

Norelli again claims Portsmouth Herald misquoted her

September 23, 2009 by Patrick  
Filed under State House

For the second time, New Hampshire House Speaker Terie Norelli is claiming her hometown paper has misrepresented her remarks at a controversial editorial board meeting earlier this month. The Portsmouth Herald reporter Michael McCord quoted the Speaker Tuesday downplaying the August drop in state revenues. “But July and August normally don’t provide us solid indicators. [...]